Chemist Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 2,267 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 20, 2018
Average salary
$58,259 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$133,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Chemist make in the United States?

The average salary for a Chemist is $58,259 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 2,267 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Chemist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Chemist is 1-3 years.
Chemist salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$92,140 per year
$81,552 per year
$82,524 per year
$72,394 per year
$71,988 per year
5 salaries
$128,216 per year
5 salaries
$97,313 per year
7 salaries
$74,929 per year
$84,473 per year
$65,930 per year
Chemist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$84,312 per year
$60,042 per year
$68,960 per year
$50,453 per year
$26.75 per hour

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